Duke FALLS to Tennessee 65-52 in second round, as Volunteers move on to first Sweet 16 since 2019
Duke has been eliminated from the NCAA Tournament in the second round, after losing 65-52 to Tennessee in a second-round matchup.
The Blue Devils trailed by six at halftime and were unable to seize control of the game despite cutting the Volunteers’ lead to two in the second half.
For Tennessee, it’s their first Sweet Sixteen since 2019, and they’ll face the winner of Fairleigh Dickinson-FAU next week.
The Tennessee Volunteers have moved on to the Sweet Sixteen for the first time since 2019
Tennessee forward Jonas Aidoo (0) reacts in front of Duke center Kyle Filipowski
Tyrese Proctor #5 of the Duke Blue Devils shoots the ball over Olivier Nkamhou